By the use of cooperative partner planning, common inspection and check fixtures, and simple electrical testing suppliers can meet or even exceed the goals of the prime contractor, ensure future repeat business from the supplier,and reduce costs and improve delivery schedules by implementing a total subcontractor supplier plan. The additional costs of excess engineering support, delays in deliveries, and deterioration of customer good will will also be addressed in this session.
- Create a supplier manufacturing plan that will provide a baseline for a successful supplier delivery of a high quality, targeted cost product
- Take the 4-5 key elements for a supplier manufacturing plan home to your company and create one for yourself
- Develop common inspection and check fixturing to reduce inspection time, increase product acceptable quality, and eliminate rework at the next assembly